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Clinical Education and Consulting

Reduce your risk for negative outcomes through training, compliance audits and process review

Excellent care is what your residents and families want. Regulatory compliance, the ability to focus on delivery of care and positive survey results are what your clinical staff wants. Collection of revenue and cash flow is what your financial team wants. With Richter Healthcare Consultants, you can have it all.

  • Consultants you can trust: Our team of recognized LTPAC industry professionals will partner with you to develop clinical solutions that work.
  • Proven results: We are clinical partners who focus on positive outcomes.
  • We know it’s personal: We want to build a long-term relationship with your team.

Our team includes registered nurses (RNs) who have experience as MDS coordinators, staff development trainers, former directors of nursing (DON) and other clinical leadership roles. Our senior clinical consultant is an AHCA/NCAL Baldridge Award Examiner. The clinical services team will develop and provide customized solutions to meet your needs.

Our clinical services consultants can customize training programs exclusively for your healthcare organization. Programs can be offered in a live seminar format or via remote web conference.

Our clinical services include:

Compliance

  • Audits: financial and clinical compliance with the Medicare Integrity Program
  • Implementation: policies and procedures
  • Education

Education & Training 

  • MDS: Best practice and basic education, work flow and CMI review
  • Care planning: Comprehensive education on resident-centric process
  • Diagnosis management
  • Medicare documentation:
    • Triple-Check
    • Cert/ recert
    • Skilled charting

Process Review & Redesign

  • Clinical workflow
  • MDS and care plans
  • Hospital readmission
  • Antibiotic stewardship programs
  • QAPI
  • Five Star
  • Quality measures
  • SNF Final Rule (Mega-Rule) compliance
  • Survey preparedness
  • Risk assessments

PointClickCare® Implementation Services

  • Database risk assessments
  • Optimization
  • Configuration
  • Support services/end-user and “super user” training

To learn more about how Richter Healthcare Consultants can provide customized solutions for your clinical challenges starting today, please request more information.

RUGS IV Group Model

cms quality measures guide

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Achieve the operational, clinical and financial results you need with the trusted professionals of Richter Healthcare Consultants. Experienced specialists in consulting, accounting and revenue cycle management solutions for senior living and LTPAC providers nationwide. We listen, we understand. We deliver. Before long, you’ll feel like we’re part of your team.

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